- The aerial shot of the crowd who came to the grand rally of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan in Bacolod City has gone viral
- It was estimated that more than 70K people went to the rally to support VP Leni and Sen. Kiko, along with Tropang Angat
- The gates opened at 2:00 p.m. and afternoon shots of the venue showed that thousands were already there patiently waiting
- VP Leni and Sen. Kiko came visited several cities and towns in the province before finally arriving at the Paglaum Sports Complex
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The aerial shot of the attendees of the grand rally of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan, and the Tropang Angat in Bacolod, Negros Occidental has gone viral.
It showed the immense crowd, estimated at 70,000+, excluding the ones located outside the perimeter of the sports complex, that has gathered at the Paglaum Sports Complex located at the heart of the City of Smiles.
Three days prior to the grand rally on March 11, volunteers from different groups went to the venue to clean up and prepare the area.
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Gates opened at 2 p.m. and despite the erratic weather, people stayed and stood for several hours, waiting for the grand rally, the arrival of the Tropang Angat, Sen. Kiko Pangilinan and VP Leni Robredo.
The live coverage of the rally lasted for almost six hours.
So far, the Bacolod rally has gathered the highest number of attendees at 70K, followed by Cavite at 47K, Bulacan at 45K, Iloilo at 35K and Quezon City at 20K.
VP Leni Robredo is the incumbent vice president of the Philippines. She is a human rights lawyer. Her husband was the late DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo. They have three daughters.
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